ValidaTek-CITI, LLC Joint Venture was awarded the NIH CIO-SP3 Small Business GWAC Contract for both the 8(a) Pool and the Small Business Pool. Only X companies were awarded the 8(a) Pool and X companies were awarded the Small Business Pool. ValidaTek teamed with CITI, Avery Partners, Genome International, Ross Group Inc, and VARiQ for this Contract Vehicle. The ValidaTek-CITI, LLC Team bid on 9 our of the 10 Functional Areas and was awarded all 9!
CIO-SP3 is a new Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) from NITAAC that can be used by any federal civilian or DoD agency to fulfill a broad range of mission critical IT requirements. CIO-SP3 Contract Holders have gone through a rigorous source selection process prior to award, which includes dimensions such as technical capabilities, past performance, price and cost. This enables CO’s to use simplified evaluations at the task order level, resulting in significant savings in time, money and resources. With a $20 billion ceiling, flexible contract types and the ability to award in modular increments and incorporate performance-based features, CIO-SP3 allows for streamlined planning, acquisition and deployment of large-scale IT program requirements.